Program Details

Academics

Academics is a priority within the My PATH: Outdoor Pursuits program. It is our goal to ensure every student is challenged, thriving academically and working to their potential. Students interested in My PATH: Outdoor Pursuits have the option to complete their core academics at these four West End schools:

Alternately, My PATH: Outdoor Pursuits students can complete the academic portion of the program through distance learning in one of the programs of choice offered through Connections For Learning:

Activities

Activities included in the program will continue to evolve based on the co-design process with families and student feedback.

Examples of subject areas that will be covered in the My PATH: Outdoor Pursuits Program include:

  • Physical Literacy Development
  • Outdoor Recreational and Adventure Activities
  • Environmental and Agricultural Education
  • Land-based Learning
  • Community Leadership
  • Health and Life Skills
  • Outdoor Education and Survival Skills

Students are grouped according to grade level. Each group of up to 25 students participates in a different activity every afternoon throughout the week.

A typical day in My PATH: Outdoor Pursuits may look something like this (specific details coming soon):

Time

Activity

AM Core Academics
Lunch Lunch / Travel Time
PM My PATH: Outdoor Pursuits Programming

A typical weekly programming schedule may look something like this:

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Activity

Hunter's Education Cross-Country Skiing Outdoor Cooking Land-based Learning with Indigenous Elder Crop Management

Partner / Facilitator

TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Transport / Location

TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD